We invite you to listen to a complete 4-hour program from the 39-year run of Those Were The Days (1970—2009) hosted by Radio Hall of Famer Chuck Schaden. The encore programs that run on this page are exactly as first broadcast over the air. They contain vintage radio shows, special guests and commercials and messages as originally presented on WLTD, Evanston (May 2, 1970 thru July 31, 1975); on WNIB, Chicago (September 6, 1975 thru February 10, 2001) and on WDCB, DuPage County (February 3, 2001 thru June 27, 2009). Encores are selected by us and are available on demand 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week. Program selections are added every week on Wednesday, 6 a.m. Central Time.
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VARIETY OF PROGRAMS
Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, September 30, 1995
LIFE WITH LUIGI (4-15-52) Pasquale has a solution to Luigi’s problem: marry his daughter Rosa!
LIGHTS OUT (7-27-43) “Little People.” The story of the bizarre revenge of a jealous husband.
CURTAIN TIME (2-28-48) “Readin’, Writin’ and Romance.” A romantic comedy about a Civil War story that is to be made into a movie.
BREAK THE BANK (2-1-50) Bert Parks is the Quizmaster for the popular audience participation show.
THE WHISTLER (1940s) “The Golden Penny.” A playboy beats a wealthy man at chess and wins a job as skipper of the rich man’s yacht.
FLYWHEEL, SHYSTER AND FLYWHEEL (1994) Program 15 in the 18-part series of BBC re-enactments of the Marks Brothers 1932 radio show.